RONCICONE Chianti Classico Gran Selezione
Distinctive traits: floral freshness, spicy notes, elegant acidity
Roncicone is located on a Marine Deposits geological formation. The vineyard is about 10 hectares in size, located at 320 meters above sea level and with a south-eastern aspect. Grapes are handpicked and then selected: only perfect clusters become Roncicone.
Harvest: Harvesting and selection of the best grapes in the vineyard by hand on September 27, 2019.
Ageing: 22 months in 500-litre tonneaux of which 30% new and 70% second passage
Bottling: March 18, 2022.
Alcohol: 13.50% vol.
Ruby red color. On the nose balsamic hints, ripe red fruit, and violets. Juicy, savoury and mineral in the mouth with ripe tannins. Long and persistent finish.